The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 53 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.64% 2.13% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.96% 8.51% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 6
Median daily rate £179 £130 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £115 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £177 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £197
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +45.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 8
Median hourly rate £13.25 £14.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% -7.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £14.00 £12.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £15.50 £23.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Windows XP
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
135 141 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.50% 25.04% 20.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 92 80
Median daily rate £350 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £138 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 30
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +9.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £55.20 £23.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Oxfordshire region.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kidlington -6 3 £179 -
Oxford -14 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Service Management
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
6 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 1 (9.09%) SCCM
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) Server Patching
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) IT Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) IT Support
1 8 (72.73%) Service Analyst
1 8 (72.73%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (63.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) IT Support Analyst
2 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Support
2 7 (63.64%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 6 (54.55%) Support Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Support
5 1 (9.09%) Junior IT Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Service Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Server Patching
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware